Due to its strategic position in the hearth of the Chianti Classico area and immersed in the green, L’Ultimo Mulino is the ideal place to start to the discovery of the Chainti shire with bicycle and legs in good condition.. From here it can be thought a lot of interesting itineraries and a lot of difficulties , but for sure the slopes will be easier to face due to the panoramic sight we meet during the journey .The Hotel l’Ultimo Mulino is able to arrange for its guests bicycle tours and have a professional guide with rent bicycle and pertaining equipment . Pls do not hesitate to conatct us , we will be glad to work and arrange everything in order to let you have a wonderful and unforgettable holiday!!
For the bicycle lovers, it has also to be underlined that every year in Gaiole in Chianti it takes place the beautiful and historic race called “Eroica” . This race is touristic and you can also find epoch bicycle , it is mostly on dug up roads. It is a display that creates an environment and scenes of the pre-war period cycling , dust or mud, no assistance ,epoch refreshment , road are as beautiful as difficult , it needs a great spirito f sacrifice and adaptability. The route of the “L’Eroica" goes through some of the more beatiful roads of the Chianti shire in Siena area, of the Valdarbia and of the Valdorcia; but the clou is represented by the dug up roads that are still existing which allow to live again the atmosphere of the epoch cycling .
For the trekking and nordic walking lovers, we highlight the fact that L’Ultimo Mulino is located in naturalistic routes which ,through vineyards and olive-groves , lead to small neighbouring villages , as for example the path that from the hotel brings to Villa Vistarenni, from where you can enjoy a unique sight , due to the Chianti hills and the characteristic village of Radda in Chianti. We will be glad to help to arrange personal itinerary, with different difficulty levels , according to what you’d like to do and you are used to . Maybe with the assistance of a specialized guide that , during the walking , will introduce also to the tipica fauna and flora existing in this area , so that you can appreciate entirely the wonderfull state of maintanance of the surrounding nature , not yet spoiled by the human beings, but well preserved and respecting the atmosphere of this paradise corner.